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Walgett website and business directory, Walgett is a town in northern NSW, Australia, it is the junction of the Barwon and Namoi Rivers and the Kamilaroi and Castlereagh Highways. It was inhabited by the Gamilaroi (also spelt Kamilaroi) Nation of Indigenous peoples before white settlement. It was gazetted in 1851 and town sites were surveyed in 1859.

ABOUT WALGETT

Walgett is a town in northern NSW, Australia, it is the junction of the Barwon and Namoi Rivers and the Kamilaroi and Castlereagh Highways. It was inhabited by the Gamilaroi (also spelt Kamilaroi) Nation of Indigenous peoples before white settlement.

Tourism

Walgett is a major highway junction for touring routes to the north Lightning Ridge, to the East Burren Junction and Wee Waa to the South Coonamble to the west Brewarrina.

Agriculture

The Walgett District is a producer of a variety of agricultural commodities including cotton, wheat, beef cattle and sheep and pulse crops.

History

Walgett is rich in history it was gazetted in 1859 and the courthouse built in 1865 it was a port for paddle steamers in 1861 to 1870.  It was proclaimed 20 March 1885 and surveyed.

Directory

A business directory of the town and is included in the Namoi Business Directory, if you own a business the cost to have a landing page and or a listing is minimal.

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Multiple fires 'deliberately lit' across inner Sydney suburb

Police are appealing for public assistance after a string of fires broke out in Glebe within a two hour period.
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Accused North Korean missile broker boasted he held 'favour' with Kim Jong-un, police allege

Chan Han Choi, a Sydney cleaner accused of being an "economic agent" for North Korea, allegedly referred to missiles as "pine trees" in coded messages.
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Sydney urged to prepare for storms after 'most intense' season in four years

NRMA Insurance and the SES have revealed last year's storm season was the "most intense" in four years.
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Bashing banks with a lettuce leaf doesn't help customers

Is the federal government's anger at the big banks disingenuous or will its new inquiry actually achieve real results for customers?
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X-rays 'fail to reliably detect' lung disease in stone workers: radiologists

The Royal College of Radiologists "strongly recommended" CT scanning for the screening of workers at risk of occupational lung disease such as silicosis.
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2019

Walgett Little Athletics Tuesday Nights starts 20 August

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2019

Narrabri Stock Sale Day

NARRABRI STOCK SALE DAY

For further information, please visit Councils website
www.narrabri.nsw.gov.au/index.cfm?page_id=1125

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2019

Walgett Twilight Mixed Netball Competition begins

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2019

Royal Flying Doctors Dental Service will be in Burren Junction

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2019

Indigo Grower Event at the Junction City Hotel - Burren Junction

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